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Oct 28, 2013 5:00pm PDT
investigation. after the government shutdown furloughed 97% of nasa staff and forced the mars rover to go into sleep mode while congress settled its earthly squabbles, the agency is back up and running. nasa host a press conference today to discuss the next phase in mars exploration. the next mission is known as the mars atmosphere and expiration. it will launch from cape canaveral space station in florida. the mission will last for one earth year and sign to say it will help communications relay between earth and the rover's curiosity and opportunity. it will help researchers understand the history and changes of the red planet's atmosphere. that will do it for now. i will see you back here at 5 p.m. captioned by the national captioning institute >>> hello there and welcome to nhk news. i'm catherine kobayashi in tokyo. >>> china politically sensitive sites. a jeep now plowed through tienemen square. the driver and two passersby were kill
Oct 29, 2013 7:00am EDT
spacecraft on the 80th of november. -- 18th of november. >> the next nasa mission to mars. spacecraft involves a volatile mission soaring to 6000 kilometers above the deserts of mars. this model simulation shows solar winds streaking across mars molecule by molecule. at one time it is believed that the red planet had an atmosphere that was thicker than earth. maven is going to try to focus on understanding the history of the atmosphere and how the climate has changed through time and how it has influenced the evolution of the surface and the potential habitability. >> one year ago last august they successfully planted the curiosity rover on the surface. in the first year of operations it has been exploring the landscape. it is all part of a series of probes and rovers looking to the four newte of missions as early as the 20 30s. nasa is on track to launch next month from cape canaveral. look something like this by next september. >> you are with bbc world news, with me, we have the latest headlines for you. the explosion in china may have been a suicide attack. -- u.s. said that senat
Nov 3, 2013 9:30pm EST
of commons. >> author neil degrasse tyson on america's call for engineers. >> as nasa goes, so does america. if nasa is healthy you don't need a program to convince people it is good to do. they will see it. we are going to dig through the and look for life. look at the nasa portfolio. it has biology, geology, aerospace engineers, electrical the stem fields. science, technology, engineering, and math. nasa is a wheel that a healthy society cap. >> book tv has aired 40,000 programs about nonfiction books and authors. >> next, a discussion about privacy versus security. the rand corporation hosted this panel, which includes the special agent in charge of intelligence in the senior aclu attorney. this is just under an hour. >> let me introduce the speakers. you are going to figure out who they are once they start to talk to they are not seated yet. it's a great topic and a great panel. henry is one of the young stars. analyst and senior a professor at the graduate school. that is him at the far end. he is an expert on risk analysis and decision techniques across a wide range of issues and rece
Oct 30, 2013 10:00pm EDT
at the syria situation. >>> author and astrophysicist on mesh's call for scientist and engineers. >> as nasa's future goes so too does that of america. if nasa is healthy, then you don't need a program to convince people science and engineering is good to do. they'll see on the paper. they'll be called for engineers to help us go ice fishing where there's an ocean of water liquid for billions of years. we're going dig through the soil of mars and look for life. that would give me the best biologists. all the stem field. science technology, engineering, and math represented in the nasa port follow you. a healthy nasa pokes that. t a fly wheel that society caps for innovations. >> over the past 15 years booktv aired over 240urbgs program about non-fiction books and authors. booktv ere weekend on c-span2. >>> now the first public meeting of con grexal conn free on the farm bill. one of the major differences in the two version of the bill concern food stamp spend. the senate bill cuts $4 billion over ten years. the house version cut $40 billion. [inaudible conversations] >>> the good afternoon.
Nov 4, 2013 6:00pm EST
. according to nasa, new data shows this past september tied 2005 for the warmest september on record. israel is preparing a new round of annexation projects in the occupied west bank. on sunday, the israeli government issued tenders to build over 1800 homes in the west bank and east jerusalem. it is also reportedly planning to build a new separation wall along its border with jordan. the move comes ahead of a visit by secretary of state john kerry to encourage u.s.-brokered peace talks. the pending geneva peace conference on syria appears further in doubt after months of delay. on sunday, the opposition syrian national coalition set a timetable for the departure of president bashar al-assad remains a precondition for its involvement in any talks. the coalition also rejected the inclusion of iran at the negotiating table. the syrian government accused secretary of state john kerry of interference for publicly backing handover of power. two french journalists have been found dead following their abduction in mali. claude verlon and ghislaine dupont of the radio network rfi were kidnapped after
Nov 4, 2013 6:00am PST
to the ktvu channel 2 morning news. time is 6:26. today we will get an update on the nasa mission control from right here. they were sentenced to orbit in 2009. it was sent to look for other planets about the size of earth. since then kepler has found more than 130 that might fit that description. and later this morning they all make public the latest findings from that mission. >>> now its called sea star wasting disease. researchers say it starts a small white legions and causes the star fishes limbs to fall off and often within a couple of days they just died. some scientists say it could be the warmer waters that are causing the problems. others say this could be a problem with bacteria. >>> well, a massive recovery project is scheduled this afternoon in the oakland estuary. i want to show you the photo of the partially submerged tug boat. the boat has been rotting in the estuary for decades. now the raising of the tug is part of a larger effort to clean up the estuary. >>> 6:27 is the time. we have a closer eye on schools in novato. what the school district did over the weekend and how it
Oct 29, 2013 7:00am PDT
with hacking into computers of the u.s. army, nasa and the epa. and in so doing, costing the government millions of dollars. 28-year-old lori love allegedly stole information about employees, hoping to disrupt operations, even allegedly gaining access to the missile defense agency. >>> and at least 13 deaths are now being blamed on that powerful storm in northern europe. we see here. winds topped nearing 100 miles per hour. toppling scaffolding. crumbling it like tin foil. meanwhile, in amsterdam, we saw this at the top of the show. that falling tree, almost crashing down on a biker. you can see him here in that spot shadow, stopping just in time. millions of people have now lost power in the storm. of course, we'll have updates as news becomes available. >>> and two inmates who inched their way to freedom through the bathroom of an oklahoma jail are now back behind bars this morning but two other fugitives who escaped are still on the run, considered armeded and dangerous. and abc's ryan owens has the latest. >> reporter: two down, two to go. oklahoma authorities recaptured two of the
Oct 28, 2013 6:00am EDT
the quality came from a nasa engineer that took the uv protection off the satellites and made it into sunglasses. . and i was like, wow, that seems like it would be pretty good. >> and you acquired it? >> we did. and we've got a very unique model, joe. it's a business of licensing. so we do is we partner our brands with leading manufacturers of retails around the world. we brought revo. we went to charlotte and sat down with danica. and she knew the brand really well. and we started talking about it and she said, hey, this is a brand not only i wear but i love. not only are we partnering together but next year we're debuting a special danica patrick collection. >> what other brands are in sequential? >> co-founded with justin timberlake, ellen tracy, well-known women's fashion brand, in places like macy's and other brands, as well. >> a billion in sales, up from just $20 million. how long ago? a year ago? >> this is a year ago. so rapidly growing business. and the way we grow our business is twofold. one is, of course, we work with talent to promote and market our brands and g
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